Bank Holidays used to mean something to me. I worked in a bank. The bank was closed on Bank Holidays. I had a nice long weekend. Now that I’m on maternity leave and Hubby works shifts Bank Holidays are irrelevant. To be honest, every day is pretty much the same…

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September is the start of Autumn and Autumn to me is all about apples, blackberries and plums. The flavours of autumn! I thought that apple pie and crumbles would be too obvious an autumn recipe so instead I have decided to make drop scones. Drop Scones are also known as…

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This time last year we were in Cornwall. We’d had a terrible experience with a holiday rental the night before (that you can read about here) and had to change our accommodation the following morning. We were rushing around like anything. Trying to pack everything up and get dressed –…

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It was LP’s Birthday on Wednesday and, like every small child on their Birthday, LP received a huge amount of presents. Many of these presents came in cardboard boxes and inside those cardboard boxes came the actual toy. The actual toy though would be in packaging. Packaging consisting of cable…

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Bank Holiday Monday is traditionally now LP’s Birthday Party. This year was no different. The sun was shining, the BBQ was on – courtesy of Hubby, and we had a really lovely day. LP’s Nanny came, her Grandad (Yar-Yar as she calls him) was unfortunately overseas on business, her Uncle,…

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Today is LP’s 2nd Birthday. We’re off to Longleat for the day and I’ll be telling you all about it in another blog post very soon! Last year we started a tradition of writing to LP on her Birthday every year. The letter from her first Birthday is here. This…

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